Yep, Windows Phone 9 Should Be Out Before Summer Next Year

By Sam Gibbs on at

If you were in any doubt that Microsoft's forging ahead with rapid Windows Phone iterations, this little snippet should put that to rest. Windows Phone 8 support will be canned by July 2014. Microsoft best have a new version for us by then, eh? Just make sure it's not 8.5 because that's a bit lame these days. [Microsoft via Plaffo via The Register]